Unformatted text preview: 4. Barthes suggests that the code of connotation for the photograph is not ‘natural’ nor ‘artificial,’ but historical or rather ‘cultural.’ What is meant by this? What does it tell us about meaning? Language? 5. In examining the press photograph through a dissection of the connotative code, Barthes is suggesting a way to read images through an examination of an underlying structure. Why does he believe this is fruitful? What can it tell us?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/17/2009 for the course COMM 3210 taught by Professor Craig during the Fall '08 term at Colorado.
- Fall '08